Sky Without Birds


Published in Plays of the 50s Volume 1

A 3-act drama from 1950 dealing with isolation and prejudice against postwar immigrants set on a Nullarbor Plain railway siding. Written the year Gray left the Communist party, Sky Without Birds is the first play she wrote rebutting party beliefs and giving primacy to individual morality. Nevertheless, Gray retained her concern for the underprivileged.

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  • 2 female identifying, 7 male identifying
  • history
  • 18+
  • adult, young adult
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